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Drunk on Sports
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,550. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 and represented by David Vigliano. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Far be it from Tim Cowlishaw to advise against drinking, as he admits that it got him the inside track on some of the best stories of his sports writing career. But Tim has learned the hard way the hazards of over-doing it, and shares his highs and lows in the entertaining, yet poignant Drunk on Sports. Follow along with amusing accounts of sports history, from head coach drama to Super Bowl wins.
Kicking Essentials: The Ultimate Guide for Players and Coaches
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Kicking Essentials is a fully illustrated, step-by-step guide to developing kicking technique and in-game performance. Designed by Kicking Coach and Sports Performance Specialist Gareth Ashton for Rugby Players and Coaches, it covers the success factors and key points for the most common types of kick, technique and game-based drills, and more. Discover the secrets of the game’s top performers.
Chasing the Dream/A Racer’s Widow Story
Series: A Racer's Widow, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,580. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Chase Sinclair is grown up. His dreams came true and he’s the new IndyCar champion. Jess O’Dowd is grown up too and trying to get a position as a staff writer. She sees an exclusive story on the new champion as her ticket. Jess follows Chase and the two are forced to flee their tropical location. They realize, with a little help, that the dreams of their youth could be the reality of adulthood.
A Handicap of Shades
Price: Free! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Lyle Davenport golfs for memories instead of birdies. The old course's clubhouse has vanished. His arms and back turn too stiff for a graceful swing, and Lyle realizes more tee drives arc behind him than fly in front of him. Still, Lyle keeps to his weekly rounds. He shares tee-times with ghosts, and Lyle would never traverse the narrow fairways of his memory from the comfort of a cart.
Stars of the Shoemaker
Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The day's greatest athletes wear the green and gold sneakers crafted by the Shoemaker. Spectators cheer as the most revered sporting records fall to the men and women sporting the Shoemaker's trademark shoes of green and gold. And now, the Shoemaker brings a new sneaker to market, one that promises to turn any wearer into a superstar, no matter one's level of talent or dedication.
Till The Day We Die: Nikki & Kenny Book 3
Series: The Pact: Nikki & Kenny, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,350. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
For the past eighteen months, Nikki and Kenny’s life has been on a roller coaster. It started off slow and picked up speed as they wound their way through the loops and turns of their life together. First the wedding. Then the career change and starting the new business.
Bats, Gloves, and Glitter: 7 Must-Know Facts about Female Athletes
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Softball
“Bats, Gloves, and Glitter” is a How-To manual on coaching female athletes. We have compiled the top seven facts to successfully coaching athletes in a positive, effective manner. We address the most challenging aspects of coaching female athletes while providing explanation of behavior, common occurrences, and tools to better yourself as a coach.
The Mafia, Football Gambling and Len Dawson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Former NFL Quarterback Len Dawson is a controversial sports figure. A member of the National Football League Hall of Fame, he led the Kansas City Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl IV, in 1970. However, there are legitimate doubts about his complicity in "fixing" games between 1966-1970. He associated with gamblers. A Detroit grand jury named Dawson as part of a nationwide gambling scandal in 1970
Tiger Woods: Doomed by Distraction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Tiger Woods: Doomed by Distraction" is an compelling, unauthorized, and first-of-its-kind look at the rise, fall, and ongoing comeback of embarrassed and embattled golf great Tiger Woods.
The Boston Bastard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
George Goldman is a life-long Red Sox fan. His favorite thing to do in life is go to Fenway Park and watch them play. This season look promising for the Sox. They look like they've put a World Series caliber team on the field. However, things don't go as planned. The Red Sox have to struggle for a playoff spot. Goldman ends up becoming a famous fan... for the wrong reasons.